Guerrilla killed in Kashmir gunfight

  • IANS, Srinagar
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  • Updated: Sep 16, 2012 10:56 IST

One separatist guerrilla was killed in a gunfight with the army in Kashmir's Baramulla district, police said on Sunday.

"One terrorist has been killed in the gunfight that started late Saturday evening between terrorists and the army in Mohra village of Baramulla district," Lieutenant Colonel JS Brar, spokesman of army's Srinagar based 15th corps, told IANS.

The identity of the slain guerrilla is yet to be known.

"The gunfight has stopped in the area, but the searches are on," Brar said.

Mohra village is situated on the Srinagar-Muzaffarabad highway, 78 km from Srinagar.

 

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